A photo of the sign was posted on Facebook by the Hope not Hate page and at the time of writing had been shared nearly 4,000 times, and liked by thousands more.
Hello to all you beautiful and valued 'immigrants'...we want to say
sorry for all the disgusting racists who had made you feel unwelcome.
They embarrass and hurt the rest of us. Please take a flower and know
Hundreds have commented on the post. Not all of them are a nice, naturally. Unfortunately, the message contains a spelling mistake.
But overall, people have reacted positively to the message...it's just a little sad that in 2016, it's needed at all.